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Albany Herald People's Football Choice Player of the Week -- Week 3

Online voters can cast ballots until noon Thursday

Eric Burrows, DB, Worth County; Qundez Carter, RB, Westover; Tyler Lowe, QB, Deerfield-Windsor, and Dalvin Spivie, RB/LB, Bainbridge, are the nominees for this week’s high school football player of the week. Voters can vote once an hour from an IP address. Voting ends at noon Thursday.

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Shiloh Baptist Church deserving of recognition

ALBANY HERALD EDITORIAL: Shiloh Baptist Church played an important role in the Albany Civil Rights Movement

Shiloh Baptist Church faced financial pressure and threats of violence because of its role of providing a place for civil rights protesters to meet during the Albany Movement.

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CARLTON FLETCHER: Roots tour offers a chance for reconnection

OPINION: Vacation trip provides 800 miles of clarity

A vacation trip reintroduces a father and daughter to family values.

RONDA RICH: Old money, old South

THE DIXIE DIVA: Dry weather and red clay are formidable foes

I think of Rowan Oak when I look at my yard and remember what Faulkner told his wife, Estelle, when she told him that she would like to restore the gardens and make a pretty place of it. I can imagine him now, tilting his head down to look up at her when he spoke sternly: “Only new money would ruin a garden like that.”

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JULIE WELLS: Creamed spinach a heart-healthy, flavorful dish

THE RECIPE BOX: Just because you did not like it as a kid, it doesnt mean you cant find ways to like spinach

Adding cream cheese to spinach helps cut some of the bitter taste of out the spinach and makes for a great side dish.

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Fishing rodeo for youth this weekend in Albany

Albany State University and Sherwood Baptist Church collaborate on project

The fishing trip is an effort to instill positive values in youths.

Albany Area Coming Up Calendar - Sept. 17-23, 2014

The following is a list of events happening in the area over the next seven days.

Albany Area Community Calendar -- Sept. 14-22, 2014

A weekly calendar of civic club and organization meetings, reunions, volunteering opportunities, classes and seminars, and other notices.

The Albany Area Community Calendar is a nine-day published Sundays. To have your item included, email southview@albanyherald.com by 5 p.m. Wednesday before Sunday publication.

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Georgia Tech vs. Georgia Southern Football

Scenes from the Georgia Tech vs. Georgia Southern football game on Sept. 13, 2014.

Georgia vs. South Carolina Football

Scenes from the Georgia vs. South Carolina football game played Sept. 13, 2014.

American Legion Post 30 9/11 Memorial

A field of American flags and memorial crosses, reminders of Sept. 11, are on display at the Albany Mall.

Chick-fil-A founder Truett Cathy's funeral

Chick-fil-A founder Truett Cathy was eulogized during funeral in Jonesboro Wednesday.

Apple unveils Watch

Images of the new Apple Watch, unveiled during an event in California.


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